UN Expert Group Meeting on revision of ICATUS 11 to 13 June 2012 NEW YORK. Presentation by Mrs. G. Appadu MAURITIUS. CONTINUOUS MULTI-PURPOSE HOUSEHOLD SURVEY - 2003 WITH A MODULE ON TIME USE STUDY .
Presentation by Mrs. G. Appadu MAURITIUS
Activities reported were classified according to the UN trial activity classification system (test version) with a few adjustments made to cater for local situations (3 digits level)
At 3-digit level
talking/conversations at home (611)
talking/conversations outside home (611)
visits to relatives/ friends (612)
Receiving relatives/friends (612)
Attending private parties/functions’(weddings, birthday celebrations, etc.) (613)
Chat with friends, relatives, via internet (611)
Keep fit exercises (separate from participation in sport activities)
Possibility of reporting time slots of psychological well being
- positive emotions such as laughing, enjoyment, spiritual well being, etc.
- discomfort (negative feelings such as anger, feeling depressed, worried, etc.)